Traveller Universal Magazine Profile (UMP)

Format is:

    Era Length Count Type Format Country - Region


Era of Publication. General time period of publication, mostly categorized by major Traveller edition from the time. Usually flagged as the publication of the first issue, except when the vast majority of publication happened in a different era.

Length of Publication. Year of last publication minus year of first publication plus 1.

Issue Count. Count of published issues, including any specials or annuals.

Type. The categorization of the magazine.

Format. A bitmask identifying what format the magazine was printed in.

The four bits are:

Logically ANDing the bits results in the following major format categories:

Country of Origin. Country where magazine was published.

Region. Main Area of Play